A great Bar-B-Q sauce that is not produced in the South. This sauce is thick, smoky, and sweet with a kicky Chipotle finish. Memorable with ribs.
Chef Lerman’s Pulled Pork
8 lb pork shoulder (bone in pork butt) Spice rub (salt, pepper, red pepper, garlic, paprika, cumin etc to your taste) 2 cups beer or New York State apple cider 2 bottles Chef Lerman’s Black-Strap Yankee Bar-B-Q Sauce
Dry pork and rub with spice mixture. Sear on char grill or in a heavy cast iron pan on stove 10 mins per side. Place in slow cooker, add beer or cider, and cook 1 hour on high and then 12 hours on medium setting. Remove bone and all but 2 cups of cooking liquid. “Pull” pork to shred all. Add 2 bottles of Chef Lerman’s Black-Strap Yankee Bar-B-Q sauce. Stir thoroughly. Serves 12-15. May be portioned and frozen for later use.